Posted: 01/23/2009 - An Iowa woman has been arrested because failed to return a library book.
Posted: 01/23/2009 - An English amateur soccer team mourning the death of one of its greatest players discovered an important error in the tributes by the club and local press to the 86-year-old man - he's still alive.
Posted: 01/22/2009 - Inviting people to pucker up seems to be all the rage in Mexican cities.
Posted: 01/22/2009 - A woman who marketed "gothic kittens" with ear, neck and tail piercings over the Internet has been charged with animal cruelty and conspiracy.
Posted: 01/22/2009 - The odds are against something this odd. A Nebraska Lottery official says the winning numbers for the state's Pick 3 lottery on Tuesday were exactly the same as the winning combination from the night before.
Posted: 01/22/2009 - Authorities at a North Carolina college say a huge snowball fight got out of control, forcing campus police to use pepper spray on some students to contain the rowdy crowd.
Posted: 01/22/2009 - A Pennsylvania man says he considered it divine providence when a bank error put more than $175,000 in his and his wife's account.
Posted: 01/21/2009 - A contractor helping clear debris from Hurricane Ike is looking for the owner of an ammunition box he found buried in sand that contained keepsakes, including an 1863 Confederate $50 bill, war medals and diamond earrings.
Posted: 01/21/2009 - Franklin Weeks figures he lost his college class ring sometime in the 1980s while helping his church put in new playground equipment. Luke and Sam Lytle can vouch for the 95-year-old Lufkin man's theory. They found the missing ring - Stephen F. Austin State Teachers College, Class of 1937 - on Monday while testing their new metal detector at the Ryan Chapel Church playground in Diboll.
Posted: 01/21/2009 - Mayor denies kissing ban, invites all to pucker up
Posted: 01/20/2009 - A 72-year-old man with eyebrows so long he brushed them each morning raised $1,600 for charity from people who paid to take turns trimming his out-of-control brows.
Posted: 01/20/2009 - Barack Obama has the presidency. John McCain has a framed photograph next to one of John Kerry at a rural northwest Kansas bank.
Posted: 01/20/2009 - Web developer George Huger says he turned $5 into $35,000 when he bought the expired Internet domain name for former President George W. Bush's presidential library and then sold it back.
Posted: 01/20/2009 - Var the police dog has added one more brave arrest to his record - his last one.
Updated: 01/20/2009 - Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service has taken the business of grief high-tech: It's one of a growing number of funeral service providers to embrace the Web.
Posted: 01/19/2009 - There are thousands of buildings that should be demolished in Detroit. Eric Roslonski says his house wasn't one of them.
Posted: 01/19/2009 - An Illinois man has been crowned The King - of the Elvis impersonators.
Posted: 01/19/2009 - A Philadelphia museum has received a musical gift for children and "Big" kids alike.
Posted: 01/19/2009 - An elderly woman in Palm Beach County drove her car into a man on a scooter and continued on to her hair appointment, police said.
Posted: 01/19/2009 - Sheriff's divers have come to the rescue of a trapped goose that sat too long in frigid waters of a Detroit suburb.
Posted: 01/16/2009 - A Komodo dragon at the Virginia Aquarium bit the hand that fed it - literally - but aquarium officials said the incident Friday was likely more due to excitement than betrayal as the popular expression implies.
Posted: 01/16/2009 - In a scene straight out of the movie "A Christmas Story," a 10-year-old Indiana boy got his tongue stuck to a metal light pole.